HOLIDAY BREAK EVENTS (December 22, 2018- January 6, 2019)

HOLIDAY BREAK EVENTS (December 22, 2018- January 6, 2019)

Seasons greetings everyone!

I have compiled a list of events happening over the holidays. Don’t forget to look up schedules for your local libraries and museums for free and cheap events.

I wish you all a safe, happy, and healthy new year!



**SATURDAY, DECEMBER 22,  2018**

*Kid’s Club Crafts (All Over Ontario)
10am-11:30am
Michaels Art Store
All Over Ontario

Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign up in store or just drop in. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10am – 11:30 am. See a store associate to join the fun! Parents must remain on premises during the event.

http://canada.michaels.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-MichaelsCanada-Site/en_CA/Page-Show?cid=store-events

*Holiday Ice Skate Event (Thornhill)
1pm-3pm
Thornhill Figure Skating Club
7755 Bayview Avenue
Thornhill, ON

Thornhill Figure Skating Club presents their Annual Holiday Ice Skate Event! 
Be dazzled by the talents of our Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate & Talent ID skaters, with special performances by our Senior Skaters! 
Join us after the show for refreshments and Skate with Santa! Admission is Free!
Additional Details

www.tfsc.ca/wp/holiday-ice-skate-event-2018/

*Winter Wonderland (Newmarket)
6pm-9pm
Riverwalk Commons
200 Doug Duncan Drive
Newmarket, ON

Winter Wonderland is the most beautiful light display in Newmarket hosted for a month during December and January. Every night from November 30 to January 4, 6 to 9 p.m., enjoy the light display and free outdoor skating on the Tim Hortons Skating and Water Feature.
On Saturday evenings, take a ride on the Tim Hortons Express Train (owned and operated by the Town of Newmarket). Train rides are weather permitting and free of charge. Newmarket Ice Lounge is sponsored by Jay Miller Real Estate.
Surprise Saturday’s return at the Newmarket Ice Lounge sponsored by Jay Miller Real Estate (selected Saturday’s). Check our website for additional information and dates.

www.newmarket.ca/ThingsToDo/Pages/Recreation%20and%20Culture/Events/Winter-Wonderland.aspx

*December Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-4pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Rd, Scarborough, ON

It’s mysterious Movember at Scarborough Museum! Go on scavenger hunt and make a moustache disguise. Try the museum’s popular Mystery Cake and try to guess the surprise ingredient. Check out the museum’s discovery boxes and see what’s inside.

Cost is pay what you can.

https://www.toronto.ca

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201812-decembre-december

*Aurora Winter Festival (Toronto)
Ontario Place
955 Lake Shore Blvd West
Toronto, ON

The Aurora Winter Festival inspires the festive spirit through magical winter experiences. Escape into a hidden village by the North Pole filled with captivating light displays and magical characters, and enjoy the market huts, food gardens, amusement rides, live entertainment, and plenty of other exciting activities.
From visiting Santa’s Workshop to lacing up your skates on the Frozen Pond, there is something for every age at the Aurora Winter Festival.
The festival takes place at Toronto’s Ontario Place, East Island and runs from November 29th to December 30th.

http://www.aurorawinterfestival.co

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Holiday Fair in the Square (Toronto) (FREE)
12pm-10pm
Nathan Phillips Square
100 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON

One of Toronto’s newest favourite Holiday traditions, Holiday Fair in Square, is back and bigger than ever this December 1st to 23rd, in Nathan Phillips Square. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, combining the charm and elegance of a Christmas market with the excitement and allure of a thriving winter carnival, Holiday Fair in the Square has festive fun for everyone.
Now in its 3rd year, Holiday Fair includes an open-air artisan village, with over fifty talented vendors selling unique gifts and special treats. Visitors can grab something delicious from one of Toronto’s best food trucks and enjoy their snack in the fireside lounge or stop by Jackson-Triggs Polar Point, the outdoor bar serving mulled wine and other seasonal favourites. There’s fun for the whole family with the winter midway, the Nathan Phillips Square skating rink, live entertainment, and visits from Santa on weekends.
Holiday Fair brings awareness to local charity, Epilepsy Toronto during a time of year where support is needed the most. Epilepsy Toronto provides services such as employment, education and counselling to over 40,000 members across the GTA.
December 1st to 23rd-Closed Mondays
Tuesday to Thursday, 4pm-10pm
Friday – Sunday, 12pm-10pm
Closing at 6:00pm on December 23rd

http://www.fairinthesquare.com

*Evergreen’s Winter Village (Toronto) (FREE)
10am-5pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave.
Toronto, ON

Play, eat and shop this holiday season at Evergreen’s Winter Village!
Evergreen Brick Works has it all, every weekend in December and the week between Christmas Eve and New Year’s.
Taste delicious treats from food trucks and local vendors, shop unique gifts at our Holiday Market, skate on our picturesque outdoor skating rink and pick up a sustainably grown Christmas tree from the Evergreen Garden Market.
Evergreen Brick Works is nestled in the Don Valley, Toronto’s very own winter wonderland.
For more details, visit our website.

http://www.evergreen.ca

*Family Event (Hamilton) (FREE)
11am-2pm
Canadian Tire
777 Upper James Street South
Hamilton, ON

Bring your family and friends to enjoy balloon animals, stilt walkers, jugglers and more. Free family friendly event

https://www.facebook.com/events/711970635852604/?ti=icl

*Christmas Eve (Hamilton)
2pm, 4pm, 6pm
Westside Church
261 Whitney Ave
Hamilton, ON

Great music, an inspiring message and an incredible experience for kids – including a bouncy castle, making Christmas ornaments, and fun Christmas games.

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/christmas-eve-in-hamilton-tickets-53193434996

 

 

 

 

 



**SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2018**

*Jungle Gym (Vaughan)
JCC -Schwartz/Reisman Centre
9600 Bathurst Street
(Bathurst & Rutherford)
Vaughan, ON

DROP-IN PROGRAM

Age Recommended: 0-5 Years
Non-Member Fee: $5.00

Circle Time, Story Time, and playing in the gym with toys and games.
•Please call prior to confirm they are running the program.

905-303-1821

*Winter Wonderland (Newmarket)
6pm-9pm
Riverwalk Commons
200 Doug Duncan Drive
Newmarket, ON

Winter Wonderland is the most beautiful light display in Newmarket hosted for a month during December and January. Every night from November 30 to January 4, 6 to 9 p.m., enjoy the light display and free outdoor skating on the Tim Hortons Skating and Water Feature.
On Saturday evenings, take a ride on the Tim Hortons Express Train (owned and operated by the Town of Newmarket). Train rides are weather permitting and free of charge. Newmarket Ice Lounge is sponsored by Jay Miller Real Estate.
Surprise Saturday’s return at the Newmarket Ice Lounge sponsored by Jay Miller Real Estate (selected Saturday’s). Check our website for additional information and dates.

www.newmarket.ca/ThingsToDo/Pages/Recreation%20and%20Culture/Events/Winter-Wonderland.aspx

*December Weekends (Scarborough)
12pm-4pm
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Rd, Scarborough, ON

It’s mysterious Movember at Scarborough Museum! Go on scavenger hunt and make a moustache disguise. Try the museum’s popular Mystery Cake and try to guess the surprise ingredient. Check out the museum’s discovery boxes and see what’s inside.

Cost is pay what you can.

https://www.toronto.ca

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201812-decembre-december

*Holiday Fair in the Square (Toronto) (FREE)
12pm-10pm
Nathan Phillips Square
100 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON

One of Toronto’s newest favourite Holiday traditions, Holiday Fair in Square, is back and bigger than ever this December 1st to 23rd, in Nathan Phillips Square. Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, combining the charm and elegance of a Christmas market with the excitement and allure of a thriving winter carnival, Holiday Fair in the Square has festive fun for everyone.
Now in its 3rd year, Holiday Fair includes an open-air artisan village, with over fifty talented vendors selling unique gifts and special treats. Visitors can grab something delicious from one of Toronto’s best food trucks and enjoy their snack in the fireside lounge or stop by Jackson-Triggs Polar Point, the outdoor bar serving mulled wine and other seasonal favourites. There’s fun for the whole family with the winter midway, the Nathan Phillips Square skating rink, live entertainment, and visits from Santa on weekends.
Holiday Fair brings awareness to local charity, Epilepsy Toronto during a time of year where support is needed the most. Epilepsy Toronto provides services such as employment, education and counselling to over 40,000 members across the GTA.
December 1st to 23rd-Closed Mondays
Tuesday to Thursday, 4pm-10pm
Friday – Sunday, 12pm-10pm
Closing at 6:00pm on December 23rd

https://fairinthesquare.ca/

*A Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Evergreen’s Winter Village (Toronto) (FREE)
10am-5pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave.
Toronto, ON

Play, eat and shop this holiday season at Evergreen’s Winter Village!
Evergreen Brick Works has it all, every weekend in December and the week between Christmas Eve and New Year’s.
Taste delicious treats from food trucks and local vendors, shop unique gifts at our Holiday Market, skate on our picturesque outdoor skating rink and pick up a sustainably grown Christmas tree from the Evergreen Garden Market.
Evergreen Brick Works is nestled in the Don Valley, Toronto’s very own winter wonderland.
For more details, visit our website.

http://www.evergreen.ca

 



**MONDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2018**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca

 

 

 

 



**TUESDAY, DECEMBER 25, 2018**

 

 



**WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2018**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

 



**THURSDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2018**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Winter Whimsy (Hamilton)
10am-3pm
Hamilton Children’s Museum
1072 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON

School is out! Come into the Hamilton Children’s Museum for some winter fun. Visit the museum galleries and enjoy a variety of crafts and activities each day of the winter school break.
December 27 – 30, 2018 | Adults: $2, Seniors/Students: $2, Children: $4, Infants (under 1yr) Free, Family: $9

https://www.hamilton.ca/attractions/events-calendar/winter-whimsy-december/

*Family Activity, Sleigh Craft (Niagara Falls)
5pm-9pm
Niagara Falls History Museum
5810 Ferry Street
Niagara Falls, ON

Get into the winter spirit by decorating a wooden sleigh!

niagarafallsmuseums.ca

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca

 

 



**FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2018**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Winter Whimsy (Hamilton)
10am-3pm
Hamilton Children’s Museum
1072 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON

School is out! Come into the Hamilton Children’s Museum for some winter fun. Visit the museum galleries and enjoy a variety of crafts and activities each day of the winter school break.
December 27 – 30, 2018 | Adults: $2, Seniors/Students: $2, Children: $4, Infants (under 1yr) Free, Family: $9

https://www.hamilton.ca/attractions/events-calendar/winter-whimsy-december/

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca/

 

 

 



**SATURDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2018**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Winter Whimsy (Hamilton)
10am-3pm
Hamilton Children’s Museum
1072 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON

School is out! Come into the Hamilton Children’s Museum for some winter fun. Visit the museum galleries and enjoy a variety of crafts and activities each day of the winter school break.
December 27 – 30, 2018 | Adults: $2, Seniors/Students: $2, Children: $4, Infants (under 1yr) Free, Family: $9

https://www.hamilton.ca/attractions/events-calendar/winter-whimsy-december/

 



**SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2018**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Family Fun Day (Hamilton)
Art Gallery of Hamilton
123 King Street West
Hamilton, ON

Ever wondered what your child thinks about art? In these mini-tours of the second floor exhibitions, our expert docents will show kids and parents how to look carefully and think creatively.
Join our artist instructors and create a one of a kind work of art to take home. This month’s theme is Print Shop!
Members Free
Non Members $5.00 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children)

https://www.artgalleryofhamilton.com/program/family-fun-day-dec-2018/

*Winter Whimsy (Hamilton)
10am-3pm
Hamilton Children’s Museum
1072 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON

School is out! Come into the Hamilton Children’s Museum for some winter fun. Visit the museum galleries and enjoy a variety of crafts and activities each day of the winter school break.
December 27 – 30, 2018 | Adults: $2, Seniors/Students: $2, Children: $4, Infants (under 1yr) Free, Family: $9

https://www.hamilton.ca/attractions/events-calendar/winter-whimsy-december/

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca/

 

 



**MONDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2018**

*First Night (Richmond Hill) (Free Admission)
6pm-9pm
Richmond Green Sports Centre and Park
1300 Elgin Mills Road East
Richmond Hill, ON

Richmond Hill’s First Night celebration is a family-friendly New Year’s Eve party.
Skip the late night events and bring your family to our event filled with activities and entertainment.

http://RichmondHill.ca/FirstNight

*Tim Horton’s First Night (Newmarket)
5pm-9pm
Magna Centre
800 Mulock Dr.
Newmarket, ON

Celebrate the end of 2018 with us and usher in the New Year with the Town of Newmarket.
Relish in the fun of the evening with family-friendly entertainment, free skating and swimming for the whole family! Enjoy inflatable bouncy castles, face painting, balloon twisting and Tim Hortons Express Train rides.
New Year’s Eve Countdown and Fireworks 9:00 p.m. (Outside East entrance parking lot)
This event has been brought to you in partnership with Tim Hortons.
For more information, please email info@newmarket.ca or call Customer Service at (905) 895-5193.
Support Newmarket’s green initiatives by walking, carpooling, or taking the bus.
For up-to-date weather and/or cancellation information for Town-run events, please call the PLAY Hotline 1-877-PLAY936, on the date of the event, two hours prior to the start time. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

www.newmarket.ca/ThingsToDo/Pages/Recreation%20and%20Culture/Events/First-Night.aspx

*Family First Night (Bradford) (FREE)
BWG Leisure Centre
471 West Park Ave.
Bradford, ON

This free event includes leisure swimming, leisure skating, inflatable obstacle courses and games, stage shows, strolling entertainment, a photo booth, live music and more! The evening will end with live music and hot chocolate outdoors, a countdown and fireworks display at 9:00pm.

http://www.bwgleisurecentre.ca

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Blue New Year’s Eve (Hamilton)
9:30am-3:30pm
Hamilton Children’s Museum
1072 Main Street East
Hamilton, ON

Celebrate a family New Year at the Hamilton Children’s Museum. Visit all three galleries and join in on six ‘count downs’ throughout the day.

https://www.hamilton.ca/attractions/events-calendar/blue-years-eve-0?view=0

*New Year’s Eve Family Celebration (Port Colborne)
2pm-6pm
Vale Health & Wellness Centre
550 Elizabeth Street
Port Colborne, ON

Enjoy the final countdown to New Year’s. Bring the family to the Vale Health & Wellness Centre to enjoy skating, swimming, games, crafts, fireworks and more!.

http://portcolborne.ca/page/New_Years_Eve

*New Year’s Eve (Mississauga)
Celebration Square
300 City Centre Drive
Mississauga, ON

Ring in 2019 at Celebration Square with high energy performances by international recording artists, grab a bite to eat from one of the food trucks, and enjoy an explosive fireworks show at midnight.

https://culture.mississauga.ca/celebration-square

*New Year’s Eve (Brampton)
Gage Park & City Hall
Brampton, ON

Ring in the New Year in downtown Brampton with live performances, an open-air skating rink and two spectacular fireworks displays!

http://www.brampton.ca/en/arts-culture-tourism/festivals-and-events/new-years-eve/pages/welcome.aspx#ad-image-0

*New Year’s Celebration (Ajax)
6pm-9pm
Ajax Community Centre
75 Centennial Rd.,
Ajax, ON

It’s a time of celebration and new beginnings!
The Ajax Family New Year’s Eve Party delivers a fantastic event for the whole family. This event features children’s activities, games, live entertainment, interactive experiences, ice skating with a DJ and more. Party favours are included as participants gather on the ice rink for a special countdown and balloon drop at 9 p.m. It’s a great way to ring in the New Year!
Tickets are available starting Monday, December 3, 2018 at the Ajax Community Centre McLean Community Centre and Audley Recreation Centre.

Ticket Prices:
Children 3 years of age and under: FREE
Youth and seniors: $3.00
Adults: $4.00

https://events.ajax.ca/default/Detail/2018-12-31-1800-New-Years-Eve-Party

*New Year’s Eve in the City (Pickering)
7pm-9pm
Pickering Rec Centre
1867 Valley Farm Road
Pickering, ON

New Year’s Eve Skate & Swim – evening. Free family skate & swim with games, prizes and New Year Countdown

*ROC’N New Year’s Eve Family Bash (Georgina)
5pm-8pm
The ROC
26479 Civic Centre Road
Georgina/ON

Looking for a place to ring in the New Year with your family and friends? Spend the evening of New Year’s Eve at The ROC. There will be activities, live entertainment, crafty workstations, face painting and a kid friendly countdown (8 p.m.) with a hot chocolate toast. This will definitely be an evening you do not want to miss!

*Admission to this event is FREE but regular prices are in effect for tube/lift tickets as well as chalet menu items.

www.georgina.ca/events/rocn-new-years-eve-family-bash-1

*Downtown Countdown (Barrie)
Downtown Barrie

Ring in the New Year in downtown Barrie! Free celebration featuring horse-drawn wagon rides, family activities, buskers, skating, fireworks, and amazing live entertainment for the whole family.

https://www.barrie.ca/Culture/Festivals/Pages/DowntownCountdown.aspx

 

 

 



**TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2019**

*Ring In The New Year (Toronto)
10am-5pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto ON

Join us on January 1, 2019 for a day of family fun. Take a spin on our skating rink or a walk through the park. Grab a bite to eat from Toronto food trucks and vendors and afterwards, something hot to drink from the Sipping Station.

https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/new-years-day/

*New Year’s Day (Burlington) (Free Admission)
Tansley Woods Community Centre
1996 Itabashi Way
Burlington, ON

Join us for the 19th annual New Years Day! We will be celebrating with a Star Wars theme!
Family event with free swimming, entertainment and activities.
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. -Leisure Swim and Lap Swim
Noon – 3 p.m. -Fun Swim
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. -Drop-in programming

https://www.burlington.ca/en/live-and-play/New-Years-Day.asp

 



**WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2019**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca/

 



**THURSDAY, JANUARY 3, 2019**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca/

 

 



**FRIDAY, JANUARY 4, 2019**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

*Skate & Play (Waterloo)
2:15pm-4:30pm
Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex
101 Father David Bauer Drive
Waterloo, ON

Free skating and fun activities. What a great way to wrap up the holiday break with your family. This program is presented in partnership with the City of Waterloo & Tim Horton’s.
Note: this event takes place at Waterloo Memorial Rec Complex.

www.wpl.ca/holiday_programs

*Winter Break, Fun in the Sun (Brampton)
10am-3pm
Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives
9 Wellington St. East
Brampton, ON

Warm up this winter break with creative drop-in activities designed to take you on a sunny adventure close to home.
Included with the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

http://pama.peelregion.ca/

 

 

 



**SATURDAY, JANUARY 5, 2019**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

 

 

 

 



**SUNDAY, JANUARY 6, 2019**

*Victorian Christmas (Toronto)
Mackenzie House
82 Bond Street
Toronto, ON

Experience the magic of a Victorian Christmas in an 1859 row-house. Escape the hustle and bustle while you enjoy mulled cider and biscuits in the warmth of the historic kitchen. Discover how families celebrated Christmas in 19th century Toronto as you tour the decorated house.
Until December 24, children are invited to write a letter to Santa Clause during their visit. Select a card that has been printed on our 1845 printing press and write a personal message. Drop the card into our magic post box and it will be delivered to Santa.
November 27, 2018 – January 6, 2019

Cost
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Christmas at Colborne Lodge (Toronto)
11 Colborne Lodge Drive
Toronto, ON

Warm up by the hearth at Colborne Lodge and take in the sights and aromas of a Victorian Christmas. Enjoy the natural greenery that decorates the house, toast the season with a glass of hot mulled cider by the wood stove and nibble on special holiday treats.
History, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/colbornelodge

*A Roaring Twenties Christmas (Toronto)
Spadina Museum
285 Spadina Raod
Toronto, ON

Experience a 1920s Christmas on a guided tour of Spadina. Festive holly wreaths, garlands of evergreens and mistletoe adorn the house. In the kitchen visitors will enjoy holiday treats made from original recipes and sip mulled cider.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: November 20, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Please see website for hours of operation

Cost: $6.00 – $10.00
Child: $6.00 | Youth: $8.00 | Adult: $10.00 | Senior: $8.00

http://www.toronto.ca/spadina

*Christmas in the Valley (Toronto)
Todmorden Mills
67 Pottery Rd
Toronto, ON

Experience two different eras of Christmas at Todmorden Mills, the holiday traditions of the 1890s and the 1940s. Sample festive treats in the historic homes, create a take-home craft, and take a winter stroll in the Wildflower Preserve.
Family/Children, Museum, Tour, Holiday Events

When: December 1, 2018 – January 6, 2019
Weekends in December (including December 7 PA Day), plus December 22 to January 6, 2019
12 to 4 p.m (10 a.m. to 2 p.m. December 24 & 31)
Closed December 25, 26 and January 1

Cost: $5.00 – $8.00
Child: $5.00 | Youth: $7.00 | Adult: $8.00 | Senior: $7.00

http://www.toronto.ca/todmordenmills

*Winter Sleigh Rides (Halton)
Mountsberg Conservation Area
2259 Millburough Line
Campbellville , ON

Join us for horse-drawn sleigh rides each day at Mountsberg from December 26 to January 4. Bring your family for a ride through a winter wonderful, then roast marshmallows and sip hot chocolate around a roaring campfire. (After January 4, sleigh rides will continue on weekends and holidays until February 24.)
Get more info online and make sure to register as spaces are limited.

http://www.conservationhalton.ca/event-details?eventID=279

 

 

 


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